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Westminster College Bands to Open Spring Semester Concert Series

Thursday, January 14, 2016

The wind ensemble and symphonic band at Westminster College will open the Spring Semester Concert Series with a concert at 7:30 p.m., Friday, February 19 in Will W. Orr Auditorium. The concert is free and open to the public.

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Westminster College Choir to Sing Alongside World-Renowned Soloist, Dec. 14

Thursday, December 10, 2015

Westminster College’s Concert Choir will accompany David Phelps during his Celebrity Series performance at 7:30 p.m., December 14 in Orr Auditorium. The event is sponsored by Giant Eagle.

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Westminster Musicians, Husband and Wife, Proving to be Double Threat

Tuesday, November 24, 2015

Husband and wife combination at Westminster College, Dr. Daniel Perttu, associate professor of music and School of Music chair, and Dr. Melinda Crawford Perttu, assistant professor of music, recently received separate recognitions for their musical talents and industry knowledge.

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Students in School of Music Compete and Win Awards

Friday, November 20, 2015

This week, Westminster College’s School of Music was represented at the annual Tri-State Vocal competition sponsored by the National Association of Teachers of Singing.

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Westminster College Spreads Music Throughout Campus, Nov. 13 & 15

Monday, November 9, 2015

This week, the School of Music at Westminster College will highlight choral talent during two upcoming productions in Wallace Memorial Chapel. The events are free and open to the public.

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Opera Westminster College to Present" Katharina von Bora," Nov. 7

Thursday, October 22, 2015

The New Castle Lyric Opera (NCLO), in collaboration with Opera Westminster, will present Katharina von Bora, a "Pop opera" at 7:30 p.m., November 7 in William W. Orr Auditorium. The event is open to the public.

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“Ways of Knowing Faculty Scholarship” Panel

Tuesday, October 13, 2015

“You may know Westminster’s faculty primarily as excellent teachers, but all of our faculty members are also active scholars, each a respected expert in his or her various field of study,” said Dr. Michael E. Aleprete Jr., first year program coordinator and associate professor of political science.

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Westminster College Symphony Orchestra to Present Fall Concert, Oct. 16

Friday, October 9, 2015

Delicate sounds of instruments are filling the School of Music in preparation of the upcoming Fall orchestra concert at 8 p.m.Friday, October 16 in Orr Auditorium. The concert is free and open to the public. 

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Concert Choir Spends the Day with Grammy-Winning Conductor

Tuesday, October 6, 2015

Two weeks ago, section leaders from Westminster College’s concert choir attended a workshop with Grammy-winning conductor, Stephen Layton.

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Westminster College Expanding Music Opportunities through Anonymous $25,000 Gift

Monday, October 5, 2015

Westminster College was gifted $25,000 from an anonymous donor, expanding opportunities in the School of Music and enabling young and aspiring musicians to follow their dreams. The gift was given in honor of Kevin M. McManus, adjunct faculty in Westminster’s School of Music.  

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